Category: New Zealand

Rotorua to Auckland

March 20, 2012 | 2 comments

Rotorua Hot Springs On our drive up to Auckland from Wanganui, we stopped at Rotorua for the night. It’s a geothermal hotbed! It reminded me of Yellowstone Park. It’s a major tourist destination with countless hotels, resorts and all the

More scenic views of New Zealand

March 16, 2012 | 2 comments

New Zealand is such a beautiful country, I wanted to share some more photos!Here’s another view of the Wanganui River – one of my favorites. Wanganui River The rolling hills of new Zealand carpeted with grass and flush with green

Scenic New Zealand

March 15, 2012 | 4 comments

New Zealand is a beautiful country!  Here are some photos of the countryside we’ve seen around Wanganui. Countryside near Wanganui Wanganui River Hills north of Wanganui Sheep, sheep everywhere! Can’t get away from those sheep! Rain moving in – a

Don’t judge by appearances

March 14, 2012 | 3 comments

Kathy and I attended church at the Wanganui branch on Sunday morning, and were delighted to meet a small band of generous, out-going welcoming members. First Church of Christ, Scientist, Wanganui Attendance at church was quite modest that day, so